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Posted on: July 8, 2023

[ARCHIVED] Home Invasion in Holland City

The Holland Department of Public Safety is seeking assistance from the public for a Home Invasion which occurred last night in the City of Holland.  Shortly before 4:30 a.m. officers of the HDPS responded to a home in the 900 block of East 8th street, in the Holland Heights neighborhood.   The victim, a 78-year-old woman, reported that she had been asleep but woke up to find a male subject who had broken into the home. The male subject sexually assaulted the victim then fled the scene.  The victim was transported to Holland Hospital where she was treated and later released.

The only description of the suspect is a male subject with a “raspy” voice.

Anyone who has information that may help in this investigation is asked to contact the Holland Department of Public Safety at (616) 355-1150 or email investigators at  Persons wishing to remain anonymous may contact Silent Observer by calling 1-877-887-4536, texting OCMTIP and your message to 274637 or you may go online and submit a tip using the online form at

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